Russia's Nord Stream 2 may be delayed if it bypasses Denmark - Novak

MOSCOW, Oct 4 (Reuters) - Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline could be delayed by several months if Denmark fails to issue its permit for the project and the pipeline has to bypass Danish waters, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Business FM radio Friday.

Russian gas giant plans to complete Nord Stream 2 by the end of this year. (Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Edmund Blair)